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Think tank plans legal action to keep UK in EU single market

Which brings us on to the French. She is the latest in a growing list of visitors to Downing Street to be embarrassed after documents they were carrying were picked up by the cameras. "We have to get our negotiating mandate in place but this is being done soberly and meticulously". That means, for example, that if the pound has gained in value on the month, they may need to hold less of it, or of sterling-denominated assets to maintain the same weighting in the overall portfolio.



Cyber Monday transforms as shoppers are more connected

ComScore expects mobile sales to make up 20 percent of online sales for the first time this year , and Adobe said mobile purchases surged 33 percent on Black Friday to $1.2 billion. Online was bigger than expected on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving. They're fixated on deals and more readily using technology to find them whenever they want to buy.


Chicago police fatally shoot man who fired at officers

Chicago police fatally shoot man who fired at officers

Also Tuesday morning Johnson said that knowledge of the previous fatal shooting in which a gun was not recovered did not influence his decision to strip the sergeant of his police powers so swiftly. Police say 33-year-old Richard Grimes shot his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach Sunday night in the 11th District. The officer opened fire in the 6500 block of South Marshfield, a few blocks from where the chase began, striking Raye multiple times.


Former darts champion dropped from TV over abuse comments

Former darts champion dropped from TV over abuse comments

Several former footballers have recently come forward in order to go public and raise awareness of alleged historical abuse in football, a step which has won praise from politicians, sport administrators and abuse charities. A former champion darts player who was sacked from his job with Sky Sports for a series of slurs against gay people and sex abuse victims has lost a relationship with Newcastle United Football Club.



Euro zone recovery to continue, thanks to European Central Bank stimulus - Draghi

The bank insists its measures are working, but loan growth has failed to show the sharp uptick hoped for since its last batch of monetary policy moves in March. "There is a compelling case to try and fuel the improvement given past hiccups", Archer argued. Speaking at the European Parliament in Brussels on Monday, Mr.